I saw this getting to know you questionnaire thing on 'whataboutyourhips' blog (amanda) so thought I'd borrow it. Put it on your blog too so we can learn a little about each other!
DO YOU SNORE? No, not usually. Can’t stand it when my husband snores, have to poke him to get him to roll on his side or go sleep in another room.
ARE YOU A LOVER OR A FIGHTER? I am a lover. Don’t fight too good but have a memory like an elephant and can use that in my arsenal, ha! It takes me a whole lot to get me mad. Rarely has anyone seen me mad.
WHAT’S YOUR WORST FEAR? Anything happening to my family.
AS A KID, WERE YOU A LEGO MANIAC? No
WHAT DO YOU THINK OF “REALITY” TV? I like some of it.
DO YOU CHEW ON YOUR STRAWS? Yes, sometimes.
WERE YOU A CUTE BABY? kinda cute but too bald.
IS THE SINGLE LIFE FOR YOU? Used to be a long time ago. Enjoyed my freedom and just drinking and having fun with my friends. Married life is good too; wouldn’t trade it .
DO YOU SING IN THE SHOWER? Sometimes.
HAVE YOU EVER BUNGEE JUMPED? No, but I want to learn to sky diving when I get to my weight goal. I love to scuba dive, if that counts for doing something more extreme.
ANY SECRET TALENTS? Well, can play the piano. Told I am good at putting out fires (work related) and staying calm in the eye of the storm and mediating problems between others.
WHAT’S YOUR IDEAL VACATION SPOT? Love to go to a warm tropical location with crystal blue water and go out to scuba dive and then come back to lay on the beach and have a tropical drink with someone special while watching the sun go down.
CAN YOU SWIM? Yes, I am swimming ½ mile once a week in the pool. Hate getting on the swimsuit though! Want to train for a mini triathalon for next summer.
HAVE YOU SEEN THE MOVIE DONNIE DARKO? No.
DO YOU GIVE A DAMN ABOUT THE OZONE? Yes, try to use ozone friendly products, etc.
HOW MANY LICKS DOES IT TAKE TO GET TO THE CENTER OF A TOOTSIE POP? 300? Don’t know! That’s an old joke.
CAN YOU SING THE ALPHABET BACKWARDS? No, but I swear when I was pulled over once when I was 19 and at college a cop pulled me over late at night w/ my friends and asked me to recite it backward. I’m like ‘who could even do that?’. He was looking for drunk college kids and thankfully I was the designated driver and sober.
DO YOU PREFER ELECTRIC OR MANUAL PENCIL SHARPENER? Electric.
WHAT’S YOUR STAND ON HUNTING? For sport, I’m not in favor of it.
IS MARRIAGE IN YOUR FUTURE? Been married 15 years!
DO YOU LIKE YOUR HANDWRITING? So, so.
WHAT ARE YOU ALLERGIC TO? nothing really but did get a reaction from a certain med. that was precribed to me.
WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU SAID, “I LOVE YOU”? Last night to my child.
DO YOU CRY AT WEDDINGS? Not usually but sometimes, if I’m close to the person I'll tear up a little.
HOW DO YOU LIKE YOUR EGGS? Scrambled or over easy.
ARE BLONDES DUMB? No!
WHERE DOES THE OTHER SOCK END UP? I don't know, in the space time continuum?
WHAT TIME IS IT? 9:27pm
DO YOU HAVE A NICKNAME? Depends on the person, sometimes babycakes to my sister, sometimes poker (to old friends). Used to be a rhyme, 'Pitty, Patty, Poke, Shoe a wild colt'(grandma used to sing).
IS MCDONALD’S DISGUSTING? No not usually, but have really limited my eating there after that Supersize Me movie. I do eat there fruit/walnut salads. My son loves to get the toys in the happy meals there but kinda hate they cater to kids with the meals and toys and the food is mostly crap.
WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU WERE IN A CAR? About 8pm, went to the grocery store.
DO YOU PREFER BATHS OR SHOWERS? Showers usually but do like a nice hot bubble bath once in a while. Better if it is for two!!
IS SANTA CLAUS REAL? In our house it is this year!
DO YOU LIKE TO HAVE YOUR NECK KISSED? Yes, usually.
ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK? No, not really. Unless I am in a big city and feeling uneasy in a cruddy part of town.
WHAT ARE YOU ADDICTED TO? Lately – exercise.
CRUNCHY OR CREAMY PEANUT BUTTER? creamy.
CAN YOU CRACK YOUR NECK? No.
HAVE YOU EVER RIDDEN IN AN AMBULANCE? No.
IS DRUG FREE THE WAY TO BE? Yes, now. Not to say I didn’t party a little in my younger years. I hardly drink anymore either, as my husband doesn’t anymore.
ARE YOU A HEAVY SLEEPER? No, I wake up at the slightest peep.
WHAT COLOR ARE YOUR EYES? green.
DO YOU LIKE YOUR LIFE? Yes, most days.
ARE YOU PSYCHIC? No, but I have good intuition that once in a while I listen to and it steers me in the right direction.
HAVE YOU READ CATCHER IN THE RYE? No, but heard of it.
DO YOU PLAY ANY INSTRUMENTS? I can play piano a little.
HAVE YOU EVER STOLEN MONEY? No.
CAN YOU SNOWBOARD? No, but I can ski pretty good!
DO YOU LIKE CAMPING? Sometimes if it’s not too cold.
DO YOU SNORT WHEN YOU LAUGH? Not usually.
DO YOU BELIEVE IN MAGIC? No.
ARE DOGS A MAN’S BEST FRIEND? No, people are though I like dogs too.
DO YOU BELIEVE IN DIVORCE? I wouldn’t want it for myself, but I do see some that don’t divorce and they should - they making themselves miserable and their children. Or some just settle in old age and live in separate bedrooms and lives. It's sad and I'm determined that won't happen to me.
CAN YOU DO THE MOONWALK? No.
DO YOU MAKE A LOT OF MISTAKES? Not usually, but once in a while.
IS IT COLD OUTSIDE TODAY? Mild, probably 50 fahrenheit. But I feel we are going to have a bad winter.
WHAT WAS THE LAST THING YOU ATE? Oriental chicken salad.
DO YOU WEAR NAIL POLISH? Once in a while. For a reward, I will soon get a pedicure!
HOW MANY PEOPLE DO YOU LIKE RIGHT NOW? Like my family and friends, and most people I meet.
WHAT’S THE MOST ANNOYING TV COMMERCIAL? Just that there are too many on all the time!
FAVORITE SONG AT THE MOMENT? Think it’s called ‘lips of an angel’ by Hinder.